Members must Register (Part 1 below) via the RGS Forums and then Link (Part 2) their registration to their membership record to gain members-only access to the RGS website Forums, Photo Gallery and Member-only pages.


1. Click Register (upper right corner)

2. Fill out the requested information

NOTE: In the Image Verification section, type “words” as shown, case/punctuation/spaces are important. If you cannot read the “words” click the Get a new challenge button just to the left of “ReCAPTCHA”.

3. and select your “Time Zone”.

4. Read and Agree to the Forum Rules

5. Click Complete Registration.

You will be presented with your new User Name. Your registration is now complete.

6. Click Forums link in the text.

7. Point mouse at Part 2 title below and follow instructions.


Click My Membership in the upper left of the screen in the top navigation bar.

Then under Edit Membership Details click the follow this link hyperlink.

If you do not know your new member number, check your magazine label or Contact Us.

Step 1. Enter your member number

Then click the Retrieve My Information button.

Step 2. Verify your information is presented, if not, click your browser’s Back button and re-enter your member number. If still not correct, please Contact Us.

When your information is displayed, enter your RGS Forums password in the “Registration Password” box, then click Continue.

Step 3. When you see this page, Congratulations, you have successfully linked your membership.

Need More Help?

You may also download PDF instructions that you can print off.
Part 1. Registration PDF
Part 2. Linking PDF

Or Please Contact Us if you require further assistance.

Once Linked, Click Here to Close the Instructions